MERCHANTS OF FAITH IN THE AGE OF HUNGER

Today, this column is devoted to an interrogation of issues raised in “Saved for His Praise”, a new book by the journalist and...

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Beyond The Agricultural Value Chain In Nigeria

I was privileged to give the dinner speech at the 59th Annual Conference of the Nigerian Economic Society in Abuja on September 27, 2018. I...

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Subsidies: Working the Monkey and Feeding the Baboon

“Government’s view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And...

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ALEX OTTI’s technocratic skills and distinctions fit to lead Abia

  As someone who started out under modest circumstances but has through scholastic distinctions and hard work secured several...

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I Still Don’t Do Politics

OUTSIDE THE BOX BY ALEX OTTI Two weeks ago, we started with a discussion of why it is important that we populate the political space with...

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I DON’T DO POLITICS III

OUTSIDE THE BOX BY ALEX OTTI alex.otti@thisdaylive.com “The worst illiterate is the political illiterate. He hears nothing, sees nothing,...

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In The Long Run, We Are All Dead

OUTSIDE THE BOX By Alex Otti Economics has been described as a dismal science by those who don’t understand that the exactitude of the...

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Mr. President, You Do Need an Economic Team

OUTSIDE THE BOX BY ALEX OTTI That we are facing challenges with the economy is no longer news. Oil prices have remained low and around $50...

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Hunger and Insurgency Have The Same Mailing Address

OUTSIDE THE BOX BY ALEX OTTI In his 1963 book titled ‘The Wretched Of The Earth’, Franz Fanon wrote on colonialism and how countries...

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OF SECESSION, QUIT NOTICE AND LEADERSHIP FAILURE

OUTSIDE THE BOX BY ALEX OTTI A lot has been written and said about the agitation of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) for...

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